How it works
What is a SplashBox?
SplashTelecom is a new type of phone service which gives you a choice of a "Monthly Plan" or "Pay as you go" phone service. Make unlimited calls to the US and Canada or other countries using one of our incredible unlimited plans. Or, chose to pay as you go with no monthly service fees. Save money on all of your calls using SplashTelecom and your high speed Internet connection (DSL or cable) instead of regular phone lines. Get free features like Caller ID, Call Waiting, and eVoicemail, which traditional phone companies extra charge for.
How Does Splash Telecom Work?
With SplashTelecom, you connect your telephone to your high speed Internet connection using a Splash Box or directly using another Internet phone. You can be up and running in minutes.
Below is an example of a typical installation.
When you make a call using SplashTelecom, your voice is sent through the Internet. Our network allows your call to be connected and sounds just like any other call. You receive calls just like you would using your traditional phone service. When someone calls your number, your phone rings and you answer like any other phone service. With SplashTelecom, you can save over 50% off your phone bill and even more on international calls. Sign up today and start saving.
What is required to use Splash Telecom?
SplashTelecom service works well with many widely available Splash Boxes. This allows you to easily connect your traditional telephone to the SplashTelecom network using your broadband connection. Simply connect a Splash Box to your modem or router and you're ready to go. You can bring your own adaptor or chose to purchase one from SplashTelecom. We offer devices to fit many needs, check out which one is right for you at our products page. Most analog telephone adaptors are very portable and can be used wherever you connect to the Internet.
You can use the SplashTelecom service with an Internet phone and connect without the need for a standard telephone. Networking manufacturers like Linksys now offer a phone that connects directly to your broadband connection. These high quality devices allow you to receive many new features directly on the phone. You can bring your own Internet phone or chose one from our Products Section . You can use an Internet phone with our network from anywhere you connect to the internet.
Traveling with SplashTelecom
Your SplashTelecom account is easy to travel with. You can use it anywhere in the world where you have a high speed Internet connection. Use your account while traveling and you can eliminate high fees to make calls and still receive calls as you would while at your home location.
What is Broadband?
Broadband is a high speed Internet connection using a DSL or cable modem. The connection is always on and offers higher speeds than dialup.
What is VoIP?
VoIP stands for Voice over Internet Protocol and lets you use your Internet connection for phone service rather than traditional phone lines.